Anandhi, a Post Graduate in English started her teaching career as an English teacher for classes 11 and 12. In no time disillusionment set in as the discrepencies between marks\grades and real intelligence became transparent. At the same time, as a young mother she watched the meaningless intellectualization of knowledge, ruining the childhood of her daughter. Things came together in one of the first seminars about Waldorf Education in Hyderabad ( 1996) which led to the founding of Sloka, as well as the Waldorf movement in Hyderabad. Meaningful learning experience was finally available for her daughter! Meaningful teaching experience was finally available for her. Anandhi started as a class teacher in Sloka. She now teaches at Abhaya and also takes up intensive in house trainings.